Worlds Together Study Set 1

History

Quiz 6 :

Worlds Entangled 1600-1750

Quiz 6 :

Worlds Entangled 1600-1750

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What led European countries other than Spain and Portugal to turn to cultivation in order to extract wealth from their American colonies?
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Questions refer to the following two images. The Battle of Lepanto, Unknown Artist img The Battle of Lepanto took place in 1571 off the coast of Greece. This was a naval engagement between allied Christian forces, led by the Spanish, and the Ottoman Turks. Map of the Ottoman Empire, 1566 img -Which of the following was a result of the expansion of the Ottoman Empire?
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Questions refer to the passage below. "The island is divided into three sorts of men . . . Masters, Servants, and Slaves. The slaves and their posterity, being subject to their masters forever, are kept and preserved with greater care than the servants, who are theirs but for five years, according to the law of the island. So that for the time, the servants have the worse lives, for they are put to very hard labor, ill lodging, and their diet is very slight. . . . "It has been accounted a strange thing, that the negroes, being more than double the number of Christians that are there . . . should not . . . become masters of the island. But there are . . . reasons that take away this wonder: one is, they [cannot] touch or handle any weapons; and that they are fetched from several parts of Africa who speak several languages, and by that means one of them understands not another." A True and Exact History of the Island of Barbados (1657), Richard Ligon -Business aside, which of the following might have encouraged Richard Ligon's journey to the Caribbean?
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Questions refer to the following two images. The Battle of Lepanto, Unknown Artist img The Battle of Lepanto took place in 1571 off the coast of Greece. This was a naval engagement between allied Christian forces, led by the Spanish, and the Ottoman Turks. Map of the Ottoman Empire, 1566 img -Which of the following interpretations can be supported by the sources above?
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Questions refer to the image below. img The City of Loango, located on the west coast of Africa in what is now the Republic of Congo. From an engraving by Dutch scholar Olfert Dapper in a book describing his travels in the seventeenth century. -Which of the following historical developments or processes in the period from 1450 to 1750 most likely contributed to the affluence and expression of royal power depicted in the image above?
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What was the major reason that European states wanted to prevent their New World colonies from trading with other states?
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Questions refer to the following two images. The Battle of Lepanto, Unknown Artist img The Battle of Lepanto took place in 1571 off the coast of Greece. This was a naval engagement between allied Christian forces, led by the Spanish, and the Ottoman Turks. Map of the Ottoman Empire, 1566 img -Which of the following technologies, depicted in "The Battle of Lepanto" above, contributed most to the expansion of empires in the period from 1450 to 1750?
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Questions refer to the image below. img The City of Loango, located on the west coast of Africa in what is now the Republic of Congo. From an engraving by Dutch scholar Olfert Dapper in a book describing his travels in the seventeenth century. -Which of the following best indicates the context in which this image was created?
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Questions refer to the image below. Porcelain bowl produced in China with a painting of an English cricket match. img -Which of the following was a reaction by some Asian states (such as the Ming) to the disruptive economic and cultural effects of European-dominated long-distance trading networks before 1750?
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Questions refer to the passage below. "The island is divided into three sorts of men . . . Masters, Servants, and Slaves. The slaves and their posterity, being subject to their masters forever, are kept and preserved with greater care than the servants, who are theirs but for five years, according to the law of the island. So that for the time, the servants have the worse lives, for they are put to very hard labor, ill lodging, and their diet is very slight. . . . "It has been accounted a strange thing, that the negroes, being more than double the number of Christians that are there . . . should not . . . become masters of the island. But there are . . . reasons that take away this wonder: one is, they [cannot] touch or handle any weapons; and that they are fetched from several parts of Africa who speak several languages, and by that means one of them understands not another." A True and Exact History of the Island of Barbados (1657), Richard Ligon -Based on the excerpt, what does Ligon believe was the main reason slaves did not rebel?
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What was the economic philosophy called that assumed that the world's wealth was fixed and one country could only increase its wealth at the expense of another?
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Questions refer to the image below. Porcelain bowl produced in China with a painting of an English cricket match. img -What changes in the network of trade in the period from 1450 to 1750 led to this object being produced?
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Which of the following was the most lucrative source of wealth for European planters in the Americas in the seventeenth century?
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What, according to mercantilist thinkers, was the purpose of colonies?
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Questions refer to the passage below. "The island is divided into three sorts of men . . . Masters, Servants, and Slaves. The slaves and their posterity, being subject to their masters forever, are kept and preserved with greater care than the servants, who are theirs but for five years, according to the law of the island. So that for the time, the servants have the worse lives, for they are put to very hard labor, ill lodging, and their diet is very slight. . . . "It has been accounted a strange thing, that the negroes, being more than double the number of Christians that are there . . . should not . . . become masters of the island. But there are . . . reasons that take away this wonder: one is, they [cannot] touch or handle any weapons; and that they are fetched from several parts of Africa who speak several languages, and by that means one of them understands not another." A True and Exact History of the Island of Barbados (1657), Richard Ligon -What was the primary reason for importation of forced labor into the Caribbean and Portuguese America in the period from 1450 to 1750?
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Questions refer to the image below. Porcelain bowl produced in China with a painting of an English cricket match. img -Which is the most likely intended market for the bowl depicted above?
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Questions refer to the image below. img The City of Loango, located on the west coast of Africa in what is now the Republic of Congo. From an engraving by Dutch scholar Olfert Dapper in a book describing his travels in the seventeenth century. -Which of the following best describes the city depicted above?
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Questions refer to the image below. img The City of Loango, located on the west coast of Africa in what is now the Republic of Congo. From an engraving by Dutch scholar Olfert Dapper in a book describing his travels in the seventeenth century. -Which of the following best describes Dapper's intent in creating this engraving?
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Questions refer to the passage below. "The island is divided into three sorts of men . . . Masters, Servants, and Slaves. The slaves and their posterity, being subject to their masters forever, are kept and preserved with greater care than the servants, who are theirs but for five years, according to the law of the island. So that for the time, the servants have the worse lives, for they are put to very hard labor, ill lodging, and their diet is very slight. . . . "It has been accounted a strange thing, that the negroes, being more than double the number of Christians that are there . . . should not . . . become masters of the island. But there are . . . reasons that take away this wonder: one is, they [cannot] touch or handle any weapons; and that they are fetched from several parts of Africa who speak several languages, and by that means one of them understands not another." A True and Exact History of the Island of Barbados (1657), Richard Ligon -Richard Ligon's observations on Caribbean society lead to which of the following conclusions?
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Questions refer to the following two images. The Battle of Lepanto, Unknown Artist img The Battle of Lepanto took place in 1571 off the coast of Greece. This was a naval engagement between allied Christian forces, led by the Spanish, and the Ottoman Turks. Map of the Ottoman Empire, 1566 img -Which of the following is an accurate statement concerning European empires in the period from 1450-1750?
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